Vaccination Protocol

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Canine Vaccination Protocol, 2009 Minimal Vaccine Use 15 March 2016
by W. Jean Dodds, D.V.M.

Note: the following vaccine protocol is offered for those dogs where minimal vaccinations are advisable. The schedule is one I reccommend and should not interpreted to mean that other protocols recommended by a veterinarian would be less satisfactory. It's a matter of professional judgement and choice.

Changing Vaccine Protocols 15 March 2016
by W. Jean Dodds, DVM

The challenge to produce effective and safe vaccines for the prevalent infectious diseases of humans and animals has become increasingly difficult. In veterinary medicine, evidence implicating vaccines in triggering immune-mediated and other chronic disorders (vaccinosis) is compelling

How Vaccines Work 15 March 2016
by T. J. Dunn Jr., DVM

The vaccine topic is a hot one, as well it should be. Few aspects of veterinary medicine evoke such strong opinions among clients and practitioners. Immunology is a complex science, and can be a challenging subject to grasp. Most dog owners understand that any dog could potentially have an adverse reaction to any vaccine.

More on Vaccine Titer Testing 15 March 2016
by W. Jean Dodds, DVM

Some veterinarians have challenged the validity of using vaccine titer testing to assess the immunologic status of animals against the common, clinically important infectious diseases

What the vets don't tell you about vaccines 15 March 2016
by Catherine O'Driscoll

'What Vets Don't Tell You About Vaccines'. Before I start, I want to make one thing totally clear. I am not asking you to stop vaccinating your beloved animals. I don't believe that any human being has the right to dictate that sort of thing to another human being. However, I do believe that you have a right to the facts so that you can make an informed choice.

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